Terrence J and Rocsi to Address the Rihanna "Man Down" Video Controversy

Terrence J and Rocsi to Address the Rihanna "Man Down" Video Controversy

Rihanna's new "Man Down" video has sparked controversy and raised some serious issues. Terrence J and Rocsi will address the controversy today on 106 & Park.

Published June 2, 2011

Rihanna's latest video, "Man Down," premiered on 106 & Park on May 31. Since then there has been a great deal of controversy surrounding the video. Some have questioned the network's decision to broadcast "Man Down," which includes a scene in which a rapist is shot dead.

While the "Man Down" video complied with BET Networks' standards and guidelines, and was approved for air, the video has sparked a passionate and important dialogue on a number of issues, ranging from gun crime and anger management to rape and domestic violence. Terrence and Rocsi will continue this conversation with the livest audience tonight on 106 & Park.

Outside of discussing the video, the co-hosts of 106 & Park will also address violence and abuse issues and direct viewers to information on ways to get help and further information on violence prevention and peaceful conflict resolution.

To learn more, you can go HERE and be sure to tune in to 106 & Park tonight at 6P/5C.

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Written by BET-Staff


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